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10. Magnificent Obsession (re:created)

re:creation
by Steven Curtis Chapman



 

Lord, You know how much
I want to know so much
In the way of answers and explanations
I have cried and prayed
And still I seem to stay
In the middle of lifeís complications
All this pursuing leaves me feeling like Iím chasing down the wind
But now itís brought me back to You
And I can see again

This is everything I want
This is everything I need
I want this to be my one consuming passion
Everything my heart desires
Lord, I want it all to be for You, Jesus
Be my magnificent obsession

So capture my heart again
Take me to depths Iíve never been
Into the riches of Your grace and Your mercy
Return me to the cross
And let me be completely lost
In the wonder of the love
That Youíve shown me
Cut through these chains that tie me down to so many lesser things
Let all my dreams fall to the ground
Until this one remains

You are everything I want
And You are everything I need
Lord, You are all my heart desires
You are everything to me

You are everything I want
You are everything I need
I want You to be my one consuming passion
Everything my heart desires
Lord, I want it all to be for You
I want it all to be for You


Written by Steven Curtis Chapman © 2001 Sparrow Song (admin. by EMICMGPublishing.com) / Primary Wave Brian (Chapman Sp. Acct.) (Admin. by Wixen Music Publishing) (BMI) Acoustic Guitar by Steven Curtis Chapman // Percussion by Ken Lewis // Piano, Hammered Dulcimer and B3 by Brent Milligan // Background Vocals by Steven Curtis Chapman and Luke Brown // Strings arranged by John Painter and performed by David Davidson, David Angell, Kristin Wilkinson, Sarighani Reist

Behind the Song:
Matthew 13:44-46, Hebrews 12:2, Philippians 3:8-10

 

 

 

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